You can’t spell ‘excellence’ without SEF

March 29, 2017
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You can’t spell ‘excellence’ without SEF

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Southington Education Foundation (SEF) is holding their seventh annual community spelling bee in the Southington High School auditorium on Thursday, April 20 at 7 p.m. The event is free, but SEF asks that attendees bring a nonperishable food item as a donation to Southington Community Services. Teams of three spellers…

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You can’t spell ‘excellence’ without SEF

March 29, 2017
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You can’t spell ‘excellence’ without SEF

By JEN CARDINES STAFF WRITER Southington Education Foundation (SEF) is holding their seventh annual community spelling bee in the Southington High School auditorium on Thursday, April 20 at 7 p.m. The event is free, but SEF asks that attendees bring a nonperishable food item as a donation to Southington Community Services. Teams of three spellers…

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Baseball preview: About to come out swinging

March 29, 2017
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Baseball preview: About to come out swinging

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER Whether it’s pitching, fielding, batting, or base running, Blue Knight baseball coach Charlie Lembo said that he never focuses on just one area of the field. But if executed correctly, Lembo said that he thinks his team has a good chance of playing well in all areas if the team…

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Softball preview: Ready to make another run

March 29, 2017
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Softball preview: Ready to make another run

By BRIAN JENNINGS STAFF WRITER After making appearances in four out of the last five championship games, the bar is set high for the Lady Knight softball team. That’s the case every spring, but Lady Knight coach Davina Hernandez said that making it to the championship game isn’t everything. As long as her players show…

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Obituaries: R. Patrick McGinley

March 29, 2017
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Obituaries: R. Patrick McGinley

R. Patrick “Pat” McGinley, 82, of Plainville, Connecticut, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 in his home. He was born November 29, 1934 in Anthon, Iowa to William and Eileen (Galvin) McGinley and was raised in Northern Vermont. Pat was married to Jane Perry on July 16, 1956. He graduated from Johnson High School in…

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Obituaries: R. Patrick McGinley

March 29, 2017
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Obituaries: R. Patrick McGinley

R. Patrick “Pat” McGinley, 82, of Plainville, Connecticut, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 in his home. He was born November 29, 1934 in Anthon, Iowa to William and Eileen (Galvin) McGinley and was raised in Northern Vermont. Pat was married to Jane Perry on July 16, 1956. He graduated from Johnson High School in…

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